Tutorial 2017
This Tutorial was written by Denise D on 10th September, 2018
from my own ideas.
Any resemblance to any other tutorial is purely co-incidental and unintentional.
You may share my Tutorial with others.
All I ask that permission is asked and credit given to the links below.
http://escapingtopsp2.altervista.org/Home/homeb.html
and
https://groups.io/g/escapingtoPSP2

Please do not upload any of my completed Tutorial images onto sites
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ROSIE'S BIRTHDAY Party

ROSIES BDAY PARTY

Thank you Franie Margot for the French Translation:

french flag


Use this pencil to follow the steps
hold down left click to grab and move it

crayon


Click on the Box to download Supplies


box

Supplies
  Images:
Sorensen_Designs Mist May 125-11.pspimage
You can join this Group at:

https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/SorensenDesignsMistsandTubes/info


JER_little girl in new spring hat and  blue polka dotted dress.pspimage
You can join this Group at:
https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/TagalongTubes/info

D.D.ForgetMeKnots.png
 This image was obtained from the Internet
If you are the owner of this image, please contact me
so that credit can be given to you   

Font:
Queen Rosie

Pattern:
D.D.RosiesBirthday

 Mask:
masque-192-franiemargot
You can join this Group at:
http://franiemargot.com/index.htm

Selections:
D.D.RosiesBirthday


Plugins:

Alien Skin Eye Candy 3.0
OR
Alien Skin Eye Candy 4000

Simple
Filters Unlimited 2.0
&<Bkg Kaleidoscope> (import into Filters Unlimited 2.0)
MuRa's Seamless

Found here:

PLUGINS3  and  PLUGINS3

Notes:
This Tutorial was created in Corel Paint Shop Pro 2019 .... other versions may need adjustment
Some of the graphics may be from Free to Use sites or Share Groups. 
If you are the creator of one of these please let me know so that appropriate credit can be given. 
No infringement of copyright is intended or intentional.
Before opening PSP, download plugins and install

Please Note:   Offset settings provided in this tutorial may vary according to size of your image.
Please adjust to suit.

The settings remain the same throughout this Tutorial unless otherwise stated.
Set your Foreground colour to #e3c6c5
Set your Background colour to #6f979f

Step One:

Place Pattern in PSP Pattern Folder
Place Mask in PSP Mask Folder
Place Selections in PSP Selection Folder
Install Font
Open graphics in PSP, duplicate (Shift D) and close the original.


File/New/New Image 900 pixels x 650 pixels as follows:

NL

Change Foreground colour to Foreground/Background/Linear Gradient as follows:

gradient

Flood Fill with Gradient

Step Two:
Effects/Plugins/Simple/Centre Tile
Selections/Select All
Maximise Sorensen_Designs Mist May 125-11.pspimage
Edit/Copy  Edit/Paste into Selection
Selections/Select None
Adjust/Blur/Gaussian Blur as follows:

gaussian

Step Three:
Layers/New Raster Layer
Flood Fill with Foreground Gradient
Selections/Select All
Selections/Modify/Contract 20 pixels
Edit/Clear
Selections/Invert
Effects/Artistic Effects/Enamel/Custom 6 Preset OR as follows:

enamel

Effects/Plugins/Filters Unlimited 2.0/Convolution Filters/Sharpen as follows:

sharpen

Step Four:
Effects/3D Effects/Inner Bevel as follows:

Bevel 1

Selections/Invert

Step Five:
Maximise Sorensen_Designs Mist May 125-11.pspimage
Edit/Copy   Edit/Paste into Selection
Effects/3D Effects/Inner Bevel as follows:

bevel2

Selections/Select None

Step Six:
Layers/New Raster Layer
Selections/Load/Save Selection/Load Selection D.D.RosiesBirthday from Disk as follows:

selection

Change Background Colour to #ddd2c5
Flood Fill with Background Colour
Layers/Load/Save Mask masque_192_franiemargot from Disk as follows:

mask

Effects/Edge Effects/Enhance More
Layers/Merge/Merge Group
Selections/Select None
Effects/User Defined Filter/Emboss3 OR as follows:

user


Step Seven:
Image/Add Borders/1 pixel/Foreground Colour
Image/Add Borders/40 pixels/White
Magic Wand with the following settings:

mw

Select border with Magic Wand
Change Background Colour to Pattern D.D.RosiesBirthday with the following settings:

PATTERN

Flood fill with Pattern
Effects/Plugins/Alf's Border FX/Mirror Bevel as follows:

bevel

Adjust/Sharpness/Sharpen
Selections/Select None

Step Eight:
Image/Add Borders/5 pixels/Foreground Colour
Image/Add Borders/20 pixels/White
Select with Magic Wand
Change Background Colour back to
#6f979f
Flood Fill with Foreground Gradient
Effects/Artistic Effects/Contours/Custom 1 OR as follows:

contours

Effects/Plugins/Filters Unlimited 2.0/Convolution Filters/Sharpen
Selections/Select None
Edit/Copy

Step Nine:
Image/Add Borders/2 pixels/Background Colour
Image/Add Borders/40 pixels/White
Select with Magic Wand
Promote Selection to Layer
Edit/Paste into Selection
Effects/Plugins/&<Bkg Kaleidoscope>/Mirrored & Scaled as follows:

mirrored

Selections/Select None

Step Ten:
Select the following areas with Magic Wand

select 4

Layers/New Raster Layer
Flood Fill with Foreground Gradient BUT change settings to Angle 45/Repeats 10
Effects/Artistic Effects/Contours/Custom 1
Effects/3D Effects/Inner Bevel as follows:

BEVL3

Effects/3D Effects/Drop Shadow as follows:

ds2

Selections/Select None

Step Eleven:
Maximise Birthday Girl.png
Edit/Copy  Edit/Paste as New Layer
Image/Resize/90% as follows:

90

Adjust/Softness/Soften
Image/Mirror/Horizontal OR Image/Mirror
Effects/Image Effects/Offset as follows:

offset girl

Effects/Plugins/Eye Candy 3.0/Drop Shadow as follows:

ds

OR
Effects/Plugins/Eye Candy 4000/Shadowlab as follows:

shadowlab

Step Twelve:
Maximise JER_little girl in new spring hat and  blue polka dotted dress.pspimage
Edit/Copy  Edit/Paste as New Layer
Image/Resize/90%
Adjust/Sharpness/Sharpen
Leave where it is
Effects/Plugins/Eye Candy 3.0/Drop Shadow
OR
Effects/Plugins/Eye Candy 4000/Shadowlab
Image/Add Borders/15 pixels/Foreground Colour
Select with Magic Wand
Effects/3D Effects/Inner Bevel
Effects/Plugins/Eye Candy 3.0/Drop Shadow
OR
Effects/Plugins/Eye Candy 4000/Shadowlab
Repeat Drop Shadow/Shadowlab/Direction 135
Selections/Select None

Step Thirteen:
Maximise D.D.ForgetMeKnots.png
Edit/Copy   Edit/Paste as New Layer
Image/Resize/75%
Adjust/Sharpness/Sharpen
Effects/Image Effects/Offset as follows:

offset pansies

Effects/Plugins/Eye Candy 3.0/Drop Shadow
OR
Effects/Plugins/Eye Candy 4000/Shadowlab


Step Fourteen:
Change Foreground Colour to #0b4e70
Background Colour should be
#749d9d
This is what you should have now:

materials

Text Tool with the following settings:

texy

text 2

Write:

Rosie's Birthday Party  (or words of your choice)
See my image for placement
Convert to Raster Layer
Effects/Plugins/MuRa's Seamless/Emboss at Alpha/Default Settings
Effects/3D Effects/Drop Shadow as follows:

ds4

Layers/New Raster Layer

Add your Watermark
Layers/Merge All Flatten
Image/Resize/850 pixels wide - height will adjust itself
File/Export/JPEG Optimiser/Compression Value 20

I hope you have enjoyed this tutorial
A big thank you to the ladies who test my Tutorials

TESTERS' RESULTS

FRAN
FRAN

BETTY
BETTY

SHIRLEY
SHIRLEY


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